DescriptionThe (1) libsasl and (2) libsasl2 libraries in Cyrus-SASL 2.1.18 and earlier trust the SASL_PATH environment variable to find all available SASL plug-ins, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the SASL_PATH to point to malicious programs.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2004:037, published Wednesday, Oct 20th 2004 18:00 MEST
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 00:59:19 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:29 2022